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[audio]41_Free Will is More of an Erroneous Deduction than an Illusion_mp3_128kbps - George Ortega
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded November 7, 2011, producer and host George Ortega explains why free will is most accurately described as an illogical conclusion.
Keywords: free will vs. determinism; free choice; causal will; unconscious will; cause and effect; philosophy; causality; causation; determinism; predeterminism; human will; volition; morality; physics; George Ortega; free will; brain; mind; consciousness
Downloads: 132
[audio]36_A Completely Unconscious Will is Not a Free Will_mp3_128kbps - George Ortega
In this episode, recorded 9/6/11, the host explains that because data upon which we make decisions is stored in a part of our brain that we are not conscious of, and the decisions must therefore be made by that same unconscious, free will is impossible.
Keywords: free will vs. determinism; free choice; causal will; unconscious will; cause and effect; philosophy; causality; causation; determinism; predeterminism; human will; volition; morality; physics; George Ortega; free will; brain; mind; consciousness
Downloads: 125
[audio]90. Custers and Aarts Undermine Free Will in Journal Science Part II mp3 128kbps - George Ortega
Rec.09.21.12. Hosted by George, this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, is about Ruud Custers and Henk Aarts' landmark July 2, 2010 review paper challenging free will published in the prestigious peer- review journal Science.
Keywords: free will; determinism; free choice; fate; destiny; causal will; unconscious; cause and effect; philosophy; causality; causation; predeterminism; human will; volition; morality; physics; brain; mind; consciousness; neuroscience; freedom
Downloads: 128
[audio]24_Implications of Overcoming the Illusion of Free Will_mp3_128kbps - George Ortega
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded July 14, 2011, host George Ortega presents some of the ways our lives would improve both personally and societally by overcoming our erroneous belief in free will.
Keywords: free will vs. determinism; free choice; causal will; unconscious will; cause and effect; philosophy; causality; causation; determinism; predeterminism; human will; volition; morality; physics; George Ortega; free will; brain; mind; consciousness
Downloads: 119
[audio]26_Because Essential Elements of Every Decision are Stored in the Unconscious, Free Will is Impossible_mp3_128kbps - George Ortega
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free will, recorded July 26, 2011, host George Ortega explains why because the processing center(s) and data upon which we base our every decision reside in our unconscious, free will is impossible.
Keywords: free will vs. determinism; free choice; causal will; unconscious will; cause and effect; philosophy; causality; causation; determinism; predeterminism; human will; volition; morality; physics; George Ortega; free will; brain; mind; consciousness
Downloads: 120
[audio]53_Causal Reality Off the Cuff 5 - Overcoming Free Will Belief is the Biggest Thing Ever_mp3_128kbps - George Ortega
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on January 27, 2012, producer and host George Ortega talks extemporaneously about the significance of our world overcoming the illusion of free will.
Keywords: free will vs. determinism; free choice; causal will; unconscious will; cause and effect; philosophy; causality; causation; determinism; predeterminism; human will; volition; morality; physics; George Ortega; free will; brain; mind; consciousness
Downloads: 120
[audio]29_Free Will vs. Causal, Unconscious Will Responses to Economic Downturns_mp3_128kbps - George Ortega
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on August 9, 2011, host George Ortega talks about how our perspective on human will dramatically effects our personal and societal responses to the economic challenges of our time.
Keywords: free will vs. determinism; free choice; causal will; unconscious will; cause and effect; philosophy; causality; causation; determinism; predeterminism; human will; volition; morality; physics; George Ortega; free will; brain; mind; consciousness
Downloads: 119
[audio]47_Enjoying Our Universal Will_mp3_128kbps - George Ortega
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of free will, recorded on January 6, 2012, producer and host George Ortega talks about how overcoming the illusion of free will can make our lives more enjoyable.
Keywords: free will vs. determinism; free choice; causal will; unconscious will; cause and effect; philosophy; causality; causation; determinism; predeterminism; human will; volition; morality; physics; George Ortega; free will; brain; mind; consciousness
Downloads: 117
[audio]50_Freud Popularized the Unconscious - Ortega is Popularizing Unconscious Will_mp3_128kbps - George Ortega
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded January 12, 2012, host George Ortega explains why his popularizing unconscious will is even more of a scientific achievement than Freud's popularizing the concept of the unconscious.
Keywords: free will vs. determinism; free choice; causal will; unconscious will; cause and effect; philosophy; causality; causation; determinism; predeterminism; human will; volition; morality; physics; George Ortega; free will; brain; mind; consciousness
Downloads: 173
[audio]52_Free Will vs. Universal Will Belief – The New Intelligence/Morality Test_mp3_128kbps - George Ortega
In this episode, recorded 1/27/12, the host explains how the understandings that reality is causal and free will is an illusion are so basic that the question now effectively serves as a new criteria for determining the strength of intelligence.
Keywords: free will vs. determinism; free choice; causal will; unconscious will; cause and effect; philosophy; causality; causation; determinism; predeterminism; human will; volition; morality; physics; George Ortega; free will; brain; mind; consciousness
Downloads: 144
[audio]51_Because Randomness is Only Apparent, Free Will is Impossible_mp3_128kbps - George Ortega
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on January 27, 2012, producer and host George Ortega explains why there is no true randomness in nature, and how universal causality makes free will impossible.
Keywords: free will vs. determinism; free choice; causal will; unconscious will; cause and effect; philosophy; causality; causation; determinism; predeterminism; human will; volition; morality; physics; George Ortega; free will; brain; mind; consciousness
Downloads: 142
[audio]15_Why Frankfurt's "Second Order Desires" Do Not Allow for a Free Will_mp3_128kbps - George Ortega
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded May 3, 2011, host George Ortega explains why our desires about desires are subject to the causality that makes free will impossible.
Keywords: free will vs. determinism; free choice; causal will; unconscious will; cause and effect; philosophy; causality; causation; determinism; predeterminism; human will; volition; morality; physics; George Ortega; free will; brain; mind; consciousness
Downloads: 118
[audio]21_How State-of-the-Universe Causality Makes Free Will Impossible_mp3_128kbps - George Ortega
In this episode, recorded July 02, 2011, host George Ortega explains how our universe evolves moment by moment in a completely causal way. Because our human will cannot escape that causality, free will must be impossible.
Keywords: free will vs. determinism; free choice; causal will; unconscious will; cause and effect; philosophy; causality; causation; determinism; predeterminism; human will; volition; morality; physics; George Ortega; free will; brain; mind; consciousness
Downloads: 145
[audio]78. Tarl Warwick Explains Why God's Omniscience Refutes Free Will - George Ortega
In this Episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, Tarl Warwick addresses the commonly accepted understanding of God as omniscient, and explains why this divine attribute makes free will impossible. Over several centuries the debate over whether or not we humans have a free will languished in academia. In 2010, George Ortega decided it was time to move this very important issue to the public arena in a big way...
Keywords: Philosophy; neuroscience; brain; mind; volition; choice; consciousness; freedom; physics; causality; unconscious; predeterminism; morality
Downloads: 171
[audio]39_Human Will and the Occupy Global Revolution_mp3_128kbps - George Ortega
In this episode, recorded November 4, 2011, host George Ortega describes the causal development of the Occupy Global Revolution of the 99%, and explores the implications of our adopting a causal will perspective toward it's evolution and outcome.
Keywords: free will vs. determinism; free choice; causal will; unconscious will; cause and effect; philosophy; causality; causation; determinism; predeterminism; human will; volition; morality; physics; George Ortega; free will; brain; mind; consciousness
Downloads: 100
[audio]44_Overcoming Free Will Belief to Create a World Without Blame_mp3_128kbps - George Ortega
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded December 1, 2011, producer and host George Ortega explains how we can create a blame-free world by overcoming the illusion of free will.
Keywords: free will vs. determinism; free choice; causal will; unconscious will; cause and effect; philosophy; causality; causation; determinism; predeterminism; human will; volition; morality; physics; George Ortega; free will; brain; mind; consciousness
Downloads: 123
[audio]42_How Young Women's Procreative Drive is Fueling the Global Revolution_mp3_128kbps - George Ortega
In this episode, recorded 11/7/11, the host explains why young women, who have been asked by society to post-pone starting their family, and have apparently reached their limit, are a powerful force behind the global revolution of the 99 percent.
Keywords: free will vs. determinism; free choice; causal will; unconscious will; cause and effect; philosophy; causality; causation; determinism; predeterminism; human will; volition; morality; physics; George Ortega; free will; brain; mind; consciousness
Downloads: 113
[audio]105. Free Will is Satan's Shield - George Ortega
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on 01/17/13, producer George Ortega talks about how the illusion wrongly shifts blame to humans.
Keywords: free will; determinism; free choice; fate; destiny; causal will; unconscious; cause and effect; philosophy; causality; causation; predeterminism; human will; volition; morality; physics; brain; mind; consciousness; neuroscience; freedom
Downloads: 311
[audio]17_Revitalizing Religion through Transcending the Illusion of Free Will_mp3_128kbps - George Ortega
In this episode, recorded on May 15, 2011, host George Ortega describes how the decades-long attrition of congregations can be reversed by having today's religions teach the truth that human will is causal rather than free.
Keywords: free will vs. determinism; free choice; causal will; unconscious will; cause and effect; philosophy; causality; causation; determinism; predeterminism; human will; volition; morality; physics; George Ortega; free will; brain; mind; consciousness
Downloads: 125
[audio]25_Causal Reality, Off the Cuff 2_mp3_128kbps - George Ortega
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on July 14, 2011, host George Ortega talks extemporaneously about our causal, unconscious human will, and how a causal perspective can enhance our lives.
Keywords: free will vs. determinism; free choice; causal will; unconscious will; cause and effect; philosophy; causality; causation; determinism; predeterminism; human will; volition; morality; physics; George Ortega; free will; brain; mind; consciousness
Downloads: 106
[audio]46_Human Will is Universal_mp3_128kbps - George Ortega
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded January 6, 2012, host George Ortega describes the state-by-state evolution of the universe as the most accurate and comprehensive cause of all phenomena, including human acts.
Keywords: free will vs. determinism; free choice; causal will; unconscious will; cause and effect; philosophy; causality; causation; determinism; predeterminism; human will; volition; morality; physics; George Ortega; free will; brain; mind; consciousness
Downloads: 111
[audio]81. No Free Will Isn't a License to Do Whatever We Want - George Ortega
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on August 2, 2012, hosts George and Enel explain that although human will is not free, we must nevertheless uphold ethical and legal standards. Over several centuries the debate over whether or not we humans have a free will languished in academia. In 2010, George Ortega decided it was time to move this very important issue to the public arena in a big way...
Keywords: Philosophy; neuroscience; brain; mind; volition; choice; consciousness; freedom; physics; causality; unconscious; predeterminism; morality
Downloads: 243
[audio]76. History's Top Scientist, Jonathan M.S. Pearce, Refutes Free Will, 3 of 4 - George Ortega
This episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will presents part 3 of a talk that Jonathan M.S. Pearce delivered to the South Hampshire Humanist Society refuting free will. As the beginning of each episode asserts through a quote by American philosopher John Searle, demonstrating to the world that free will is an illusion 'would be a bigger revolution in our thinking than Einstein, or Copernicus, or Newton, or Galileo, or Darwin...
Keywords: Philosophy; neuroscience; brain; mind; volition; choice; consciousness; freedom; physics; causality; unconscious; predeterminism; morality
Downloads: 157
[audio]19_Causal Reality Off the Cuff 1_mp3_128kbps - George Ortega
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on May 15, 2011, host George Ortega talks extemporaneously about why human will is unconscious and causal. This turned out to be a great episode.
Keywords: free will vs. determinism; free choice; causal will; unconscious will; cause and effect; philosophy; causality; causation; determinism; predeterminism; human will; volition; morality; physics; George Ortega; free will; brain; mind; consciousness
Downloads: 124
[audio]43_Causal Reality Off the Cuff 4_mp3_128kbps - George Ortega
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on December 1, 2011, producer and host George Ortega talks extemporaneously about the causal and unconscious nature of human will, and the importance of the topic to our world.
Keywords: free will vs. determinism; free choice; causal will; unconscious will; cause and effect; philosophy; causality; causation; determinism; predeterminism; human will; volition; morality; physics; George Ortega; free will; brain; mind; consciousness
Downloads: 103
[audio]30_Human Will, and the Operative Distinction between Determinism and Causality_mp3_128kbps - George Ortega
In this episode, recorded 8/9/11, the host addresses a mistake many philosophers make in concluding that because determinism at the quantum level is not subject to accurate prediction via direct classical mechanics, quantum behavior is therefore acausal.
Keywords: free will vs. determinism; free choice; causal will; unconscious will; cause and effect; philosophy; causality; causation; determinism; predeterminism; human will; volition; morality; physics; George Ortega; free will; brain; mind; consciousness
Downloads: 134
[audio]14_Why Both Causality and Randomness Make Free Will Impossible_mp3_128kbps - George Ortega
In this episode, recorded on 5/3/11, host George Ortega explains how causality, as the basic universal process, makes free will impossible, and that if there was true randomness, in the sense of "uncaused," that would also prohibit free will.
Keywords: free will vs. determinism; free choice; causal will; unconscious will; cause and effect; philosophy; causality; causation; determinism; predeterminism; human will; volition; morality; physics; George Ortega; free will; brain; mind; consciousness
Downloads: 104
[audio]31_Whether God has a free will, and God defined as The Causal Past_mp3_128kbps - George Ortega
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded August 23, 2011, host George Ortega considers the freedom of God's will, and explain why God and the causal past are synonymous.
Keywords: free will vs. determinism; free choice; causal will; unconscious will; cause and effect; philosophy; causality; causation; determinism; predeterminism; human will; volition; morality; physics; George Ortega; free will; brain; mind; consciousness
Downloads: 123
[audio]20. Darryl J. Jenkins on the Nature of Human Will_mp3_128kbps - George Ortega
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on May 15, 2011, host George Ortega talks with White Plains, New York native and producer of the television program Winbrook Pride, Darryl Jenkins, about our human will.
Keywords: free will vs. determinism; free choice; causal will; unconscious will; cause and effect; philosophy; causality; causation; determinism; predeterminism; human will; volition; morality; physics; George Ortega; free will; brain; mind; consciousness
Downloads: 138
[audio]23_Exploring Western Religious Perspectives on the Nature of Human Will_mp3_128kbps - George Ortega
In this episode, recorded July 14, 2011, the host presents evidence that at least one Christian, St. Paul, seemed to understand that we humans do not have a free will, and why St. Augustine coined the term "free will" to explain evil in the world.
Keywords: free will vs. determinism; free choice; causal will; unconscious will; cause and effect; philosophy; causality; causation; determinism; predeterminism; human will; volition; morality; physics; George Ortega; free will; brain; mind; consciousness
Downloads: 136
[audio]75. History's Top Scientist, Jonathan M.S. Pearce, Refutes Free Will, 2 of 4 - George Ortega
This episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will presents part 2 of a talk that Jonathan M.S. Pearce delivered to the South Hampshire Humanist Society refuting free will. As the beginning of each episode asserts through a quote by American philosopher John Searle, demonstrating to the world that free will is an illusion 'would be a bigger revolution in our thinking than Einstein, or Copernicus, or Newton, or Galileo, or Darwin...
Keywords: Philosophy; neuroscience; brain; mind; volition; choice; consciousness; freedom; physics; causality; unconscious; predeterminism; morality
Downloads: 159
[audio]84. The No Free Will Way of Addressing Crime - George Ortega
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on August 10,2012, co-hosts George Ortega and Enel discuss how society's overcoming the illusion of free will would lead to a more intelligent, effective, and compassionate criminal justice system. Over several centuries the debate over whether or not we humans have a free will languished in academia. In 2010, George Ortega decided it was time to move this very important issue to the public arena in a big way...
Keywords: Philosophy; neuroscience; brain; mind; volition; choice; consciousness; freedom; physics; causality; unconscious; predeterminism; morality
Downloads: 409
[audio]82. We Don't Have Free Will Because God Created Us - George Ortega
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded August 10, 2012, co-hosts George Ortega and Enel describe why we humans are not "ultimately" responsible because we were created by God. Over several centuries the debate over whether or not we humans have a free will languished in academia. In 2010, George Ortega decided it was time to move this very important issue to the public arena in a big way...
Keywords: Philosophy; neuroscience; brain; mind; volition; choice; consciousness; freedom; physics; causality; unconscious; predeterminism; morality
Downloads: 330
[audio]108. No Free Will and Compensation - George Ortega
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on 02/07/13, co-hosts George Ortega and Enel discuss the implications of free will belief on how resources are divided within society.
Keywords: free will; determinism; free choice; fate; destiny; causal will; unconscious; cause and effect; philosophy; causality; causation; predeterminism; human will; volition; morality; physics; brain; mind; consciousness; neuroscience; freedom
Downloads: 247
[audio]57. The Experience of Losing One's Sense of Free Will - George Ortega
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on April 2, 2012, producer and host George Ortega describes what it is like, and the benefits, of losing one's sense of free will.
Keywords: free will; free will vs. determinism; free choice; causal will; unconscious will; cause and effect; philosophy; causality; causation; determinism; predeterminism; human will; volition; morality; physics; George Ortega; brain; mind; consciousness; neuroscience; brain; mind; choice; consciousness; freedom; physics; unconscious; morality
Downloads: 200
[audio]45. Why the Idea of "Alternative Possibilities" IS the Free Will Illusion_mp3_128kbps - George Ortega
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded December 1, 2011, host George Ortega explains how alternative possibilities, if they did exist, would nonetheless be subject to the causal regression that prohibits free will.
Keywords: free will vs. determinism; free choice; causal will; unconscious will; cause and effect; philosophy; causality; causation; determinism; predeterminism; human will; volition; morality; physics; George Ortega; free will; brain; mind; consciousness
Downloads: 113
[audio]103. No Free Will Off the Cuff #8 - George Ortega
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on 12/06/12, co-hosts George Ortega and Enel talk extemporaneously about the free will illusion.
Keywords: free will; determinism; free choice; fate; destiny; causal will; unconscious; cause and effect; philosophy; causality; causation; predeterminism; human will; volition; morality; physics; brain; mind; consciousness; neuroscience; freedom
Downloads: 250
[audio]83. Free Will and No Third Alternative To Causality and Randomness - George Ortega
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded August 10, 2012, hosts George Ortega and Enel explain how both causality and randomness (otherwise known as unpredictability, acausality, and indeterminism) prohibit free will, and why conceptually and empirically there is no third alternative to these two possibilities
Keywords: Philosophy; neuroscience; brain; mind; volition; choice; consciousness; freedom; physics; causality; unconscious; predeterminism; morality
Downloads: 288
[audio]11_The Absurdity of Varying Degrees of Free Will_mp3_128kbps - George Ortega
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded April 25, 2011, host George Ortega explains why a partially free will, or some of our decisions being freely willed and others not, is impossible.
Keywords: free will vs. determinism; free choice; causal will; unconscious will; cause and effect; philosophy; causality; causation; determinism; predeterminism; human will; volition; morality; physics; George Ortega; free will; brain; mind; consciousness
Downloads: 170
[audio]67. Discussion 3. Interdisciplinary Descriptions of Causal Will - George Ortega
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, taped December 21, 2012, hosts George and Nomi discuss with guest John Davis the various sociological ways to understands why free will is an illusion.
Keywords: Philosophy; neuroscience; brain; mind; volition; choice; consciousness; freedom; physics; causality; unconscious; predeterminism; morality
Downloads: 124
[audio]62. Our Surreal No Free Will Reality - George Ortega
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on April 12, 2012, producer and host George Ortega explores how much more amazing and wonderful reality is, human actions being a manifestation of God's, or the universe's, will. Over several centuries the debate over whether or not we humans have a free will languished in academia. In 2010, George Ortega decided it was time to move this very important issue to the public arena in a big way...
Keywords: Philosophy; neuroscience; brain; mind; volition; choice; consciousness; freedom; physics; causality; unconscious; predeterminism; morality
Downloads: 150
[audio]80. Defining and Refuting Free Will -€“ A Review - George Ortega
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on July 13, 2012, George Ortega and his new co-host, Enel, go through the basics of what we mean when we say "free will," and why such a prospect is impossible. Over several centuries the debate over whether or not we humans have a free will languished in academia. In 2010, George Ortega decided it was time to move this very important issue to the public arena in a big way...
Keywords: Philosophy; neuroscience; brain; mind; volition; choice; consciousness; freedom; physics; causality; unconscious; predeterminism; morality
Downloads: 210
[audio]56. The Ortega Two Step Refutation of Free Will - George Ortega
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, producer, writer and host George Ortega presents an original two step refutation of any and all arguments for a free will that relies on the fact that both causality and randomness make free will impossible. http://www.causalconsciousness.com Exploring the Illusion of Free Will - the first, and only, television program about the causal nature of human will...
Keywords: free will; free will vs. determinism; free choice; causal will; unconscious will; cause and effect; philosophy; causality; causation; determinism; predeterminism; human will; volition; morality; physics; George Ortega; brain; mind; consciousness; neuroscience; brain; mind; choice; consciousness; freedom; physics; unconscious; morality
Downloads: 182
[audio]70. Discussion 6. Causal Reality Discussion 2 with Dr. Kurt Johnson - George Ortega
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, hosts George, Nomi and John talk with guest Dr. Kurt Johnson the causal, unconscious nature of human will. Over several centuries the debate over whether or not we humans have a free will languished in academia. In 2010, George Ortega decided it was time to move this very important issue to the public arena in a big way. For a complete description of how Ortega spearheaded the huge buzz about free will that ultimately led to an explosion in...
Keywords: Philosophy; neuroscience; brain; mind; volition; choice; consciousness; freedom; physics; causality; unconscious; predeterminism; morality
Downloads: 127
[audio]79. Refuting Free Will is THE Hot Topic - CRD#3 - New Co-Host - George Ortega
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, my new co-host, Enel, and I talk about the explosion of free will refutations by major magazines like New Scientist, Scientific American Mind, and new books, like best-selling author, Sam Harris' March 3, 2012 book Free Will. Over several centuries the debate over whether or not we humans have a free will languished in academia. In 2010, George Ortega decided it was time to move this very important issue to the public arena in a big way...
Keywords: Philosophy; neuroscience; brain; mind; volition; choice; consciousness; freedom; physics; causality; unconscious; predeterminism; morality
Downloads: 226
[audio]69. Discussion 5. Dr. Kurt Johnson on the Nature of Human Will - George Ortega
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, hosts George, Nomi and John talk extemporaneously with guest Dr. Kurt Johnson about the scientific and logical evidence that demonstrate free will to be an illusion. Over several centuries the debate over whether or not we humans have a free will languished in academia. In 2010, George Ortega decided it was time to move this very important issue to the public arena in a big way...
Keywords: Philosophy; neuroscience; brain; mind; volition; choice; consciousness; freedom; physics; causality; unconscious; predeterminism; morality
Downloads: 131
[audio]104. Free Will and the Purpose of Consciousness - George Ortega
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on 01/17/13, producer George Ortega talks about what human will can tell us about human consciousness.
Keywords: free will; determinism; free choice; fate; destiny; causal will; unconscious; cause and effect; philosophy; causality; causation; predeterminism; human will; volition; morality; physics; brain; mind; consciousness; neuroscience; freedom
Downloads: 254
[audio]74. History's Top Scientist, Jonathan M.S. Pearce, Refutes Free Will, 1 of 4 - George Ortega
This episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will presents part 1 of a talk that Jonathan M.S. Pearce delivered to the South Hampshire Humanist Society refuting free will. As the beginning of each episode asserts through a quote by American philosopher John Searle, demonstrating to the world that free will is an illusion 'would be a bigger revolution in our thinking than Einstein, or Copernicus, or Newton, or Galileo, or Darwin...
Keywords: Philosophy; neuroscience; brain; mind; volition; choice; consciousness; freedom; physics; causality; unconscious; predeterminism; morality
Downloads: 164
[audio]16_Overcoming the Illusion of Free Will as an Evolutionary Leap in Consciousness_mp3_128kbps - George Ortega
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, recorded on May 3, 2011, host George Ortega explains the significance of humanity fully understanding that our wills are causal rather than free.
Keywords: free will vs. determinism; free choice; causal will; unconscious will; cause and effect; philosophy; causality; causation; determinism; predeterminism; human will; volition; morality; physics; George Ortega; free will; brain; mind; consciousness
Downloads: 179
[audio]66. Discussion 2. How Causality Makes Free Will Impossible - George Ortega
In this episode of Exploring the Illusion of Free Will, taped December 21, 2012, hosts George and Nomi discuss with guest John Davis what the process of causality means, and why cause and effect make free will impossible. Over several centuries the debate over whether or not we humans have a free will languished in academia. In 2010, George Ortega decided it was time to move this very important issue to the public arena in a big way...
Keywords: Philosophy; neuroscience; brain; mind; volition; choice; consciousness; freedom; physics; causality; unconscious; predeterminism; morality
Downloads: 135
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